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  • Shore Road, Jordanstown Campus

    BT37 0QB Newtownabbey

    United Kingdom

  • 97 Citations
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Sile Brennan was appointed as a lecturer in Hydrogen Safety in 2008 and has been course director of the BEng/MEng Safety Engineering and Disaster Management since 2016.Dr Brennan’s research interests are in CFD modelling of hydrogen releases and fires and her work in this field has generated refereed papers. She has been involved in a number of large European research contracts. Most recently she has participated in the European project HyIndoor involving pre-normative research on the indoor use of hydrogen and fuel cell systems, and the European H2FC infrastructure project where she coordinated the European technical school on hydrogen and fuel cells.Dr Brennan obtained a BEng in Mechanical Engineering from University College Dublin before completing her PhD at Queen’s University Belfast. She joined the HySAFER team at Ulster University in 2007.

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Dispersion of hydrogen release in a naturally ventilated covered car park

Hussein, H., Brennan, S. & Molkov, V., 3 Sep 2020, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 45, 43, p. 23882-23897 16 p.

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  • Open Access
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
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    Safety Considerations of an Unignited Hydrogen Release from Onboard Storage in a Naturally Ventilated Covered Car Park

    Hussein, H., Brennan, S., Makarov, DV., Shentsov, V. & Molkov, V., 19 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the Ninth International Seminar on Fire and Explosion Hazards. Vol. 2: 21-26 April 2019. p. 1408-1422 15 p.

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    Pressure peaking phenomenon for indoor hydrogen releases

    Brennan, S. & Molkov, V., 6 Sep 2018, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 43, 39, p. 18530-18541 12 p.

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    • 1 Organising a conference, workshop, ...

    European Technical School on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells 2013

    Svetlana Tretsiakova-Mcnally (Organiser), & Sile Brennan (Organiser)

    23 Sep 201327 Sep 2013

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...